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. Of the CHURCHES
· Afle mbled by Delegation at Say Brook
September gib. 708.
Eph 4.5 One Feilb.
110. K. 2.
Mong the Memorable Providences
relating to our English Nation in the
laft Century, mult be acknowledged
i che fecling of Engliso Colonies in the American parts of the World ; Among all which this hath been Peculiar unto and to the distinguishing Glory of that Tract called NewEngland, that the Colonies there were Originally formed, not for the advantage of Trade anda Worldly Interest ; But upon the most noble Foundation, even of Religion, and the Liberty of their consciences, with respect unto che Ordinances of che Gospel Adminiftred in the Pucicy and Power of them; an happiness then not to be enjoyed in their Native Soil.
We joyfully Congratulate the Religious Liberty of our Brethren in the late Auspicious Reign of K. William, and Q. Mary, of Blerfed Memory, & in the present Glorious Reign, and from the bottom of our Hearts bless the Lord whose Prerogacive it is to reserve the
Times and Sealons in his own hand, who also hath Iospired the Pious Mind of Herr Sacred Majelty, whose Reign we con